Mercedes Colwin is an American media personality, a certified attorney and a contributor at the Fox News Channel (FNC).
Mercedes Colwin Biography
Mercedes Colwin was born on October 12, 1964, in New York, the United States of America, into a family of Jewish-Latin heritage. There is not enough information regarding her father, mother and siblings.
Talking about her educational background, Mercedes Colwin received her Bachelor of Arts in English from New York University before proceeding to obtain her Juris Doctor degree from Brooklyn Law School.
She began her career as an attorney, serving as the Administrative Law Judge in “The New York State Division of Human Rights” in 1996 following an appointment by Governor Michael Pataki.
Mercedes Colwin has served there for nine years and was a partner at a major regional New York law firm, where she oversees three thousand cases under federal and state discrimination laws. She is a founding partner in Gordon & Rees’ New York Office.
Mercedes Colwin is currently working as a FOX News Channel (FNC) contributor, having joined the network in 2005.
She has made appearances in several programs including “The O’Reilly Factor” in 2008 and 2013 in the segment “Is It Legal?”; “Disorder in the Court”, “America Live” ( 2013), “Lou Dobbs Tonight” (2014), “The Fox News Specialists” (co-hosting the show in 2017) and “Fox Report w/ Shepard Smith”.
Mercedes Colwin is widely regarded as a top national legal analyst and is a recipient of many significant accolades. She has been named by Forbes Business American Airlines as one of the six most influential women in America. Notre Dame Law School presented her with the prestigious Graciela Olivarez Award for outstanding achievement as a leading Hispanic lawyer of the highest ethical and moral standards.
Mercedes Colwin has also been named as one of the Nation’s Most Powerful Rising Employment Attorneys by the Human Resources Magazine. She was profiled by MultiCultural Law magazine in a Leadership Interview titled, Reaching Back to Diversify the Legal Professional.
Mercedes Colwin Net Worth
Mercedes Colwin has accumulated an estimated net worth of approximately $5 million which she has earned primarily from her successful career as an attorney and media personality.
Mercedes Colwin Husband
Mercedes Colwin is a married woman. She is reportedly married to a man named Hans. Together, the couple has two daughters whose names have not been disclosed to the public.